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John Arnold Schwoerer, American mechanical engineer. Member American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Society of Automotive Engineers.


Schwoerer, John Arnold was born on April 9, 1954 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Frank and Lois Katherine (Green) Schwoerer.


Bachelor of Arts in Physics, Dartmouth College, 1976. Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1979. ScDME, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1985.


Engineer transient/control analysis General Electric Aircraft Engines, Lynn, Massachusetts, 1984-1987, staff engineer transient/controls, 1987-1993. Staff engineer screw compressor Carrier Carlyle Compressor, Syracuse, New York, 1993-1995. Senior engineer technology Jacobs Vehicle Systems, Bloomfield, Connecticut, 1995—1999, principal engineer analysis technical, 1999—2001, manager engineering analysis, since 2001.

Instructor Rensselear Hartford, since 2006. Software consultant Neutron Products, Inc., Dickerson, Maryland, 1974-1983. Engineering consultant Carrier Carlyle Compressor, Syracuse, 1996-1997.


  • Achievements include developing real-time simulation approach for digital control development at General Electric Aircraft Engines. Developed approach for performance rating of screw compressors. Developed state-of-the-art hydraulic valve-train simulation capability and lead the selection and customization of engine performance analysis software at Jacobs Vehicle Systems for the design of new technology diesel engine retarding and variable actuation systems.

    Eight United States patents.


  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.


Member American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Society of Automotive Engineers.


Married Virginia Mary Tierney, April 13, 1991. Children: Emma Anne, Charles Francis.

Frank Schwoerer

Lois Katherine (Green) Schwoerer

Virginia Mary Tierney

Emma Anne Schwoerer

Charles Francis Schwoerer